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Taking Fosinopril-Hydrochlorothiazide With Antacids and Other Drugs

Antacids
Taking antacids with fosinopril-hydrochlorothiazide may decrease the absorption of fosinopril-hydrochlorothiazide into the body. If you are taking antacids, they should be taken at least two hours before or after taking fosinopril-hydrochlorothiazide tablets.
 
Insulin
Taking insulin with fosinopril-hydrochlorothiazide may cause high blood sugar (hyperglycemia). For your particular situation, your healthcare provider may monitor you more closely and/or adjust your dose of insulin as needed.
 
Oral Diabetes Medication
Taking an oral diabetes medication with fosinopril-hydrochlorothiazide may increase blood sugar levels. For your particular situation, your healthcare provider may monitor you more closely and/or adjust your dose of diabetes medications as needed.
 
Other Blood Pressure Medicine
When taking fosinopril-hydrochlorothiazide with another high blood pressure medication, your blood pressure may decrease too much. In order to decrease the chances of this fosinopril-hydrochlorothiazide interaction, your healthcare provider may monitor you more closely and/or change the dose of either medicine.
 
Alcohol
When taking fosinopril-hydrochlorothiazide with alcohol, your blood pressure may decrease too much. For your particular situation, make sure to talk with your healthcare provider about drinking alcohol while taking fosinopril-hydrochlorothiazide.
 
Barbiturates
When taking fosinopril-hydrochlorothiazide with a barbiturate, your blood pressure may decrease too much. In order to decrease the chances of this fosinopril-hydrochlorothiazide interaction, your healthcare provider may change the dose of either medicine, start you on a lower dose of fosinopril-hydrochlorothiazide, and/or monitor you more closely.
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